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December 21, 2023

Explaining Trauma-Informed Care

Trauma-informed care is revolutionizing mental health practices with its innovative approach. This treatment is all about safety, respect and empowerment, transforming how professionals provide support by recognizing how trauma can impact lives and creating a supportive environment for those seeking help.

With this approach, providers are trained to use specific techniques and methods sensitive to trauma survivors’ needs. This includes avoiding potential triggers, respecting boundaries and allowing clients more control over the therapy process.

While regular therapy may address specific mental health concerns, trauma-informed treatment takes a more holistic view of an individual’s well-being, recognizing the interconnectedness of physical, emotional and mental health in the context of trauma. 

This care is also applicable across various settings such as healthcare, education, social services and workplaces. Recent surveys show that 70% of employers have prioritized mental health access for 2024, indicating a broader recognition of the importance of mental health support in professional environments.

If you’re seeking support, Falcon Health Center is here for you. We offer counseling both in person and through telehealth. Whether you face professional or personal challenges, we aim to help you manage and overcome mental health obstacles.

Your well-being matters, and we’re committed to providing the support you need. Call (419) 728-0601 to make an appointment today!

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